Computer games

  • After embarrassing photo, Connecticut poltician calls for BlackBerry, computer game ban

    After embarrassing photo, Connecticut poltician calls for BlackBerry, computer game ban

    While I sincerely doubt that anyone is “furious” over this latest kerfuffle, it's certainly worth a mention. A picture (that one) has been ricocheting around the Internet this week showing a bunch of Connecticut politicians playing solitaire and reading ESPN.com instead of, you know, legislating. (Come on, guys, you're elected officials, not college freshman combing Ustream for Champions… Read More

  • CrunchArcade: Hanging Out at Barker Hanger

    CrunchArcade: Hanging Out at Barker Hanger

    Possibly the most notable difference about this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo is the show floor, or more accurately the LACK OF A SHOWFLOOR. Instead of the massive booths, pounding music and game sound effects in the Los Angeles Convention Center, this year’s “show floor” is a single room in the Barker Hanger at the Santa Monica Airport. It seems smaller than… Read More